Books by Lisa Rogak

ANGRY OPTIMIST by Lisa Rogak
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Sept. 9, 2014

"In the forest of quotations, Stewart still often eludes his pursuer."
A prolific biographer (Stephen King and Colbert are among her subjects) returns with a good-news/bad-news account of the career of the host of the Daily Show. Read full book review >
NATURE & TRAVEL
Released: Nov. 1, 2012

"Will give dog enthusiasts plenty of reinforcement for the assertion that dogs are man's best friend."
A celebration of the many ways service dogs help humans. Read full book review >
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Oct. 11, 2011

"A solid summation of Colbert's work and life to this point."
A serious(ish) look at the popular host of The Colbert Report. Read full book review >
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Nov. 1, 2007

"Rogak successfully captures and relays interesting tales, but Silverstein's soul and passion are pieces that remain missing."
Unauthorized biography offers revealing anecdotes, complete with some dirty laundry, about the prolific children's author and cartoonist. Read full book review >